iphone 5, and demand is outpacing the supply. long lines at stores, including in palo alto. >> got to be the guy with it on the first day. >> reporter: the bear essentials for a camp-out, a generator, laptops and game consoles, plenty of blankets, and beverages. although these aren't exactly street legal. >> orange juice. no, apple juice. >> reporter: at one point, employees even made food deliveries, handing out free slices of pizza, and bottles of water for the dozens staying overnight for the iphone 5. >> it sounds so much more fun to wait overnight than to just order it online. my friend and i were talking about it a couple days ago, and we thought it would be a blast to camp out for it. >> reporter: will it live up to examinations? >> probably not.